FREE RADICAL REACTIONS
STUDIED BY FLASH PHOTOLYSIS

An investigation into the usefulness of a flash photolytic method of studying redox reactions of the benzyl radical

A Thesis submitted for the Final Honour School Of Natural Science, Chemistry Part II

Brasenose College, Oxford

I. W. HUTCHINSON

June 1972

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
The author would like to express his thanks to Professor Dainton for introducing him to this field of work, and to Dr. Pilling for his constant supervision and many helpful discussions throughout.